Grant Fund Manager Tender – London
MOPAC is establishing a grants fund which seeks to strengthen and support grassroots organisations providing services for victims and survivors of Violence Against Women and Girls in London.
United Kingdom-London: Administration, defence and social security services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
City Hall, The Queens Walk
Contact person: Miss Larna Smith
NUTS code: UKI
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
GLA 81457 Grant Fund Manager for Developing Grass-Roots Provision in the VAWG Sector
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
MOPAC is establishing a grants fund which seeks to strengthen and support grassroots organisations providing services for victims and survivors of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) in London. To do this MOPAC is tendering for a grants fund manager to develop and deliver this service over a period of 3 years. Full details is within the ITT documentation.
We anticipate that the ITT documents will be available on or after 23.8.2019.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
MOPAC is responsible for delivering the Mayor of London’s Police and Crime plan. More details of the work of MOPAC can be found at: https://www.london.gov.uk/what-we-d0/mayor’s-office-policing-and-crime-mopac
Following an increase in demand and cuts in central government funding, it has been necessary for the mayor to reconsider what needs to be done by City Hall to tackle VAWG and ensure appropriate support is available to victims and survivors and in February 2019 The Mayor announced his Mayor’s VAWG Fund (MVF) an additional 15 000 000 GBP investment which has been divided into 4 funding tranches, committed to address the increase in demand for VAWG services across London.
This procurement strategy relates to the grants fund manager aspect and is the third tranche of the MVF.
MOPAC intends to establish a grants fund which seeks to strengthen and support grassroots organisations providing services for victims and survivors of VAWG in London. It is anticipated that the fund management arrangements will run across a 36-month period.
Developing grass roots-based provision, will be delivered through a fund management arrangement. The fund manager will develop and support the growth and networking of community-based organisations responding to VAWG in London, as well as awarding grants to relevant VAWG specialist organisations. The grant manager will develop the prospectus and evaluation strategy for the grant bidding process as well as delivering the grants.
Mayor’s VAWG Strategy:
We anticipate that the ITT documents will be available on or after 23.8.2019
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
The contracting authority will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar days standstill period at the time of the procurement process that information on the award of the contract is communicated to bidders. Aggrieved parties who consider they have been harmed or are at risk of harm should refer to the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: